Gladwyne is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 5,051 people and just one neighborhood, Gladwyne is the 293rd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Real Estate Prices
Gladwyne home prices are not only among the most expensive in Pennsylvania, but Gladwyne real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Gladwyne is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 98.34% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Gladwyne is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gladwyne who work in management occupations (18.71%), healthcare (18.66%) and business and financial occupations (11.05%).
Of important note, Gladwyne is also a town of artists. Gladwyne has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Gladwyne’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.23% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Gladwyne is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.